---- — DERRY — The Project Moves Dance Company will visit Derry with a unique dance production that brings inspiration and true life stories to the stage through dance, spoken word and multimedia imagery.
The show, part of the troupe’s “emPOWERment Tour” is April 12 at 7:30 p.m. at Pinkerton Academy’s Stockbridge Theatre.
The dancers tell tales of social injustice, oppression and constant struggles with self-worth, while offering inspiration messages through movement about inner beauty and the power of the human spirit.
The show targets issues that are important for today’s youth. The young dancers will be available after the show to answer questions from the audience, with the goal of helping target the most pressing issues facing young people today.
The dance group was featured in a “Dancing With the Stars” segment and has appeared on many national media outlets.
Tickets to the Project Moves Dance Company show are free to middle and high school students; general admission tickets are priced at $25. Tickets can be purchased at projectmoves.org or at the door on show night.